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Michigan Caregivers Are Being Squeezed Out

Updated: Nov 1, 2022

Medical marijuana caregivers in Michigan are being squeezed out by Michigan legislation currently as a direct result of the corporate takeover of our legislation.


1 plant/1 light/2 pounds

The package of bills approved by the Regulatory Reform committee include:

HB 5300: Allows sale to and from licensed specialty medical growers.

HB 5301: Creates a license for a specialty medical grower.

HB 5302: Requires specialty medical growers to use a tracking system.

HB 5319: Exempts the sale of marijuana from a registered primary caregiver or licensed specialty medical grower to a registered qualifying patient from the use tax.

HB 5320: Updates a reference to definition of debilitating medical condition in the public health code.

HB 5321: Exempts the sale of marijuana from a registered primary caregiver or licensed specialty medical grower to a registered qualifying patient from the sales tax.


The state of Michigan boasts about the millions in tax revenue and the obvious cash cow of participating in the sale of a schedule 1 substance. Meanwhile thousands of folks are sitting in prison for marijiana while Michigan legislators druel over 2 billion a year in revenue in the exact same business? On what planet do we live on? Our government is going to sell a schedule 1 substance for profit?


Of course we can all see the need to move forward here in Michigan and most of us agree that patients deserve access to their meds. This author doesn't believe anyone that voted for medical marijuana would agree with this corporate invasion.


Michigan's caregivers have proven beyond any doubt that we are some of the best and most experienced in the world. Our existence is not a threat to anyone or any bottom line. This campaign against us is as fabricated and transparent.


Michigan had the opportunity to lead the world in cannabis. Michigan legislation sold us (patients and caregivers) out for cocaine Cowboys and corporations instead.


The obvious solution moving forward for caregivers will be to abandon the Michigam Medical Marijuana program to operate under a much more lenient and practical world of recreational marijuana.


1 plant. 1 light. 2 pounds. That is the new formula for success.


Classes starting very soon.


Uncle Pete




9 comentários


Ann Wilbur
Ann Wilbur
31 de out. de 2021

Without freedom of medical choice we have no freedom.

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Pas & Sharon Ciccodicola
Pas & Sharon Ciccodicola
31 de out. de 2021

Don't fall into the grievance hole. The future is bright in the non regulated Sections 4 and 5 of the 2018 Initiative Law. All should become familiar with it because it contains the most liberal legalization of the herb in the country and a real business opportunity while giving your patients everything they need without government oversight. I'll say goodbye now.

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Kirk Doak
Kirk Doak
30 de out. de 2021

Its time we do what's in our best interest, for our families and ourselves. I said "it will become legal when they can profit from it" . That time has come. They care not about the sick. Only the money the sick are generating... I am in. Let's take back our given right from the land, not man.

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Marvin D Alexander
Marvin D Alexander
30 de out. de 2021

INTERESTED

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Pas & Sharon Ciccodicola
Pas & Sharon Ciccodicola
30 de out. de 2021
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If you are interested in my comment on seeds filed with the MRA concerning its new combined Rules set send me an email at pciccodicola@gmail.com.

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Pas & Sharon Ciccodicola
Pas & Sharon Ciccodicola
29 de out. de 2021

Uncle Pete seed companies like yours have the cocaine cowboys by their privates if you strive to make cannabis as common as tomatoes in the garden. That is how to normalize the herb.

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